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Office 365 - Download and Install Microsoft Office
How to download and install Microsoft Office 365
As a student at NMSU, you can download Microsoft Office 365 for free. Follow the instructions below to install Office 365 on your computer.
Begin by opening a new page or following the link provides in your web browser and navigating to the Microsoft education site at "www.microsoft.com/en-us/education/students".
Once this page loads, scroll down to the title "Get Office 365 for Free", enter your NMSU email address in the box provided, and click the blue button.
On the next page, you will be asked to select whether you are a Student or Teacher.
Note: Staff may click Teacher.
On the next page click, Sign in to continue. You will be redirected to the NMSU Office 365 Portal. Log in here using you NMSU credentials.
Follow the screen prompts. Once you are finished you should be in the NMSU office 365 portal. From here you will see a button that says Install Office, click on this button to move on to the "Office 365 App" selection for install.
Click the Office 365 App icon to begin downloading.
Open the Downloads folder on your computer and run the installer for the application(s) that you have chosen to download.